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Mercury(II) oxide, also called mercuric oxide or simply mercury oxide, has a formula of HgO. It has a red or orange color. Mercury(II) oxide is a solid at room temperature and pressure. The mineral form montroydite is very rarely found.

CAS Number: 21908-53-2 
ChemSpider: 28626 
ECHA InfoCard:    100.040.580
KEGG: C18670 
PubChem CID: 30856
RTECS number:    OW8750000
UN number:    1641

Mercury(II) oxide is sometimes used in the production of mercury as it decomposes quite easily. When it decomposes, oxygen gas is generated.

Mercury oxide also used as a material for cathodes for mercury batteries.